Welcome to 'This is London'

Published since 1956, THIS IS LONDON is the longest established magazine for international visitors, distributed at top London hotels. It provides up-to-date information on events, shows, museums, restaurants and shopping across the capital plus an online ticketing service.

In this issue

Event of the week

Event of the week

MAKE THE FUTURE LIVE
Make the Future Live is returning to London, kicking off the summer season with a celebration of innovation, inventions and bright energy ideas. This free action-packed festival takes place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park between May 25–28, with a Make the Future Live Late on 26 May.

Music of the week

Event of the week

CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC AT CADOGAN
Reaching out to audiences in the UK and Europe, the landmark Curtis Symphony Orchestra tour (20 May – 2 June)  comes to Cadogan Hall on Friday 26 May, when The Minnesota Orchestra’s charismatic music director, Osmo Vänskä, joins forces with the formidable Peter Serkin in Brahms’ monumental First Piano Concerto.

Theatre of the week

Show of the week

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS EXTENDS TO 2018
Christopher Wheeldon’s stunning reinvention of the Oscar® winning film An American in Paris has been ecstatically received by audiences and critics since opening at the beautifully restored Dominion Theatre in March and now has tickets on sale until Saturday 27 January 2018.

This Is London Tickets

Must see exhibition

Exhibition of the week

UK PARLIAMENT MARK ‘LONDON HISTORY DAY’
On Wednesday 31 May, the UK Parliament will take part in the first ever London History Day with a series of events on the theme ‘1,000 years of history... where history is still being written’. Visitors can look at rarely seen London-themed objects in Parliament’s Heritage Collections on social media throughout the day.